Glenkeen House

Double Birthday Celebrations at Glenkeen for Eileen and Helen

What is it they say about buses? Not a sign of one and then two come along at once. Well it was a bit like that in Glenkeen earlier this week when it was time for a double birthday celebration.Staff and residents helped make it a very

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Residents and Staff go the ‘Whole Shebang’ for Valentines Day at Glenkeen and Congratulations to Jean Nesbit ..

They really went the ‘Whole Shebang’ as the saying goes at Glenkeen when it was time to celebrate St Valentines Day.That special day in the year to show our true loves and soul mates what they mean to us. To show that special someone that it was

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Glenkeen Residents Head off to Ballymena to Explore the Fabulous Christmas Shop at Creative Gardens at Galgorm Castle

As Christmas approached staff  and residents of Glenkeen Private Nursing Home decided it was time we took a well earned trip to  Galgorm Castle Garden Centre  in Ballymena. Nestled into the grounds of the gorgeous Galgorm Castle Estate, Creative Gardens at Galgorm Castle is open all year

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Halloween and Harvest Time at Glenkeen Simply Delightful

Autumn was a very busy time at Glenkeen nursing home, residents made a number of craft items including pumpkins from silk fabrics. We visited the local Primary school for their harvest service  and as it was such a nice day that we walked down to the school 

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Nature Lovers at Glenkeen Very Chirpy After Making Bird Feeders

They love their nature at Glenkeen so it was with great enthusiasm that residents and staff took on the challenge of building bird feeders from recycled cans. Using recycled tins to make bird feeders, they mixed wild bird seed lard and mixed dried fruit and apples all

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Today’s Music ain’t got the same soul –
at Glenkeen They Like That old Time Rock’n’Roll

Just take those old records off the shelf, I’ll sit and listen to ’em by myself. Today’s music ain’t got the same soul, I like that old time rock ‘n’ roll. Well the Bob Seiger classic from his 1978 album ‘Stranger in Town’ written by George Jackson

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Glenkeen House residents enjoy a wonderful Easter performance from resident Jackie!

Hutchinson Care Homes’ Glenkeen House held a wonderful Easter Party on the 1st April..but don’t worry the festivities began at 2pm so there were no April Fools Day pranks! Residents, staff, family and friends enjoyed singing and dancing, and tasting all the wonderful Easter treats that had

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Hutchinson Care Homes’ Glenkeen House residents prepare for an egg-cellent Easter!

It’s been another busy month in Hutchinson Care Homes’ Glenkeen House!  The residents have been busy making Easter bonnets for the Easter party on the 1st April. The residents had a great time making them and visitors to the home have really enjoyed admiring the residents’ handiwork!

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Glenkeen goes Green for St. Patrick’s Day!

Saint Patrick’s Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick is a cultural and religious celebration held on 17 March, the traditional death date of Saint Patrick, the foremost patron saint of Ireland.  But I’m sure you don’t need to be told that, because during this St. Patrick’s Day

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If the purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls then they are doing a lot of dusting at Glenkeen

If the purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls then they are doing a lot of dusting at Glenkeen. Pablo Picasso, perhaps the world’s most famous artist is attributed to have stated that but you knew that didn’t you ? But

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